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wok

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noun \ˈwäk\

Simple Definition of wok

  • : a pan that is shaped like a bowl and that is used especially for cooking Chinese food

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of wok

  1. :  a large bowl-shaped cooking utensil used especially in stir-frying

Origin and Etymology of wok

Chinese (Guangdong) wohk


First Known Use: 1952


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